Summit Lake Lodge
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... but ultimately decided that we wouldn't wait it out for good weather any longer. Camping here is also pricey so we opted out. While in Homer we did visit the Homer Brewery for a taste of some good Porter and we also ate at Starvin Marvin's Pizza for delicious pizza recommended by Graham. We walked around the old part of Homer and saw the historic Driftwood Inn on Bunnell St. which amazed me! (Only the Carter family will get that one.) We also saw the ...
... is at the side of the river picnic style. It is all suitably rustic, including using the woods ( or "facilitrees" as they call them locally) if a toilet is needed). Back on the water, we reach the end of the river and cross Skilak Lake to the lodge. We have been on the rafts nearly 5 hours in total and I am surprised I can still walk when finally we do get off. Disappointingly, we do not see any bears or mousse. Still we ...
... around the pier. Show time at night. Our first full day of sailing is in the gulf (no inside passage until tomorrow morning). The seas get rougher as the day goes on and the Captain slows down and uses the stabilisers to try and give us a more comfortable ride. I like the rocking and rolling but Colleen succumbs and is a write off for the next 24 hours. I enjoy the activities on board ...
... boy and they kept us entertained. We saw three types of whales. A few humpbacks were playing on their sides, a large pod of orca killer whales gave us a great long visit, and we saw a couple of fin whales as well. The boat captain gave us a lot of interesting facts that I wish I could remember to note here, but will just summarize by saying the whales are really big, up to 100 ft on the fin whales, and ...
... Anchorage did.
One of the requests that the owner of this guesthouse suggested was to never leave food outside, as bears will commonly go through trash cans to find it. Well last night in my frantic rush to find the power adaptor, I left two of the car doors open all night, with food still inside the car! Fortunately no bruins tore the glove box open but still...phew!
The weather today was pretty overcast and wet, but we still decided to see what ...